In the end, it was a battle of former Championship Tour powerhouses: Aranburu vs. Aussie Nathan Hedge.
Hira is a household name in Tahiti
Home break advantage
World No. 1 Matt Wilkinson survived a tough Round Two match against local wildcard Hira Teriinatoofa at the Billabong Pro Tahiti.
Matt Wilkinson vs. Hira Teriinatoofa
John John Florence vs. Davey Cathels vs. Hira Teriinatoofa
Teriinatoofa finds success at his homebreak
Defending champ Puhetini looks to secure second win
Hira is Papara's hometown hero
Hira Teriinatoofa, runner up in the QS1000 Papara Pro Surf Festival 2015